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Title Helicopter Used for Aerial Inspection of Progress of Grandfather Mt Connection
Date August 31, 1976
Description Photograph of a helicopter used to take aerial photographs of the progress on the connecting road between Grandfather Mountain and the Blue Ridge Parkway near milepost 308. Taken by Robert G. Bruce on August 31, 1976.
Location Location Name: Milepost 308
Parkway Milepost: 308.0
Latitude: 36.051502
Longitude: -81.853612
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway